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Specialties & Research
Dr. Louis Heck, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.
- He has special expertise in 6 areas:
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Rheumatic Diseases
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
Education & Awards
Dr. Heck graduated from Indiana University , Indianapolis.
Dr. Heck has 3 hospital affiliations:
- Uab Medical West
- UAB Medical Center
- Uab Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Heck accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama - 2 plans
- Humana - 6 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans